What is Bitcoin?

Since the 31st of October when Satoshi Nakamoto published his white paper Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System the idea of digital currency has been heralded by some as the future of money in a digital age, while dismissed as a fad or unsustainable by others. Nevertheless, Bitcoin has certainly stuck around and inspired a seemingly neverending stream of alternative digital currencies, a few successful but many more doomed to failure.

So what exactly is Bitcoin? This short video will give you an idea:


To find out more check out the official website of Bitcoin bitcoin.org

On this website, I intend to have a look at some of the other resources available for anyone interested in getting involved with Bitcoin. I will look at exchanges where you can buy BTC, the site’s where you can spend it, and also where you can get some small amounts for free and also have some fun with it.

Please browse through my posts and have a read, I will keep them short and to the point and include links so you can have a look for yourself.